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But there are more Squelches in Romford, Kent, plenty of Deadmen in Dartford, the Woofs are loudest in Lancaster and Kirkaldy is crawling with Bogies.
And the same is true of people named Cranks in Crewe, the Gotobeds in Cambridge, Deadmen in Dartford and Sowerbutts in Blackburn, says a report published today.
When the three of us, youngest in The crew, were handed poles and told To get the deadmen underground Or join them, we saw it a sullen Sort of lark.
For added stability, perpendicular deadman ties, with ends visible in each stacked wall, anchor back 3 to 4 feet into the hillside; the weight of soil backfilled over these deadmen helps keep the walls from sagging.